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4/26/65 Civil War Soldier Letter
April 26, 1865
TrueOne-Of-A-Kind Civil War Letter
Soldier – Unidentified “Jimmy?”
of folded stationary paper; folded in half; contents on 7 sides of pages
(please see photos).
Condition(scale 1-10) -6.0-
Pages are worn as expected with a very old document – bends, several tears or
holes on folds, some corner edges tattered, very minor age discoloration,
possible - smudges, dirt, and marks; red pen over one word (unknown when done).
handwriting islight inkbut is pretty clear and not
challenging; these period letters are often difficult to read, but given a
small time investment, you can get used to translating most CW letters; I will
do the best I can.
Excerpts(I will do
the best I can below to translate, but please understand unintentional errors
and/or corrected spelling.)
“Portsmith, VA – April 26, 1865
My Own Dear Nellie,
Please ask if you'd like any additional information on entries or
more photos. =)
note tenure; 100% positive response to buy with confidence. My goal is
you for looking!